Swathi Priya is an Indian film actress, popular amongst the regional audience for her work in movies and series like Nanna, Veta, Yuvakulu, etc. Mostly known for her primary involvement in Tollywood movies, Telegu TV shows, and dramas, she has often been praised for her on-screen timing during the plot sequences and spontaneity. Over the years, Swathi has worked in a lot of short films and advertisements which have provided her with the crucial exposure needed to work on the silver screen. The most recent project that featured her as an actress was the Telegu TV show Nanna, starring Naveen Chandra Naveen, also known as Naveen Chandra Reddy is a So >> Read More... opposite to her, and Nutan Prasad Nutan Prasad is a famous Tollywood actor who was b >> Read More... in a supporting role.

Sumalatha Telugu Actress

Sumalatha

She was born on 27 August 1963 in the city of Chennai. Her family was native Telugu and settled in Chennai. She won the Andhra Pradesh beauty contest in 1979, which paved a path for her entry into films. She started acting at an age of fifteen. Her debut film was instead a Tamil movie ‘Thisai Maariya Paravaigal’, for which she was confessed Best New Face Award. She gained much popularity in Malayalam cinema; she married Kannada Actor turned politician 'Ambareesh' on 8 December 1991, couple has a son named Abishek. They both acted as lead roles in some Kannada movies, one of which received national award. She acted in Malayalam, Telugu, Tamil, Hindi and Kannada. She is fluent in six Languages.    She entered Telugu film industry in 1979 through the movie ‘Samajika saval’, her debut in Malayalam was in 1980. She even acted with Super star 'Rajinikanth' (south Indian super star). Her majority of the films were in Telugu followed by Malayalam, in Telugu she acted most with Mega star 'Chiranjeevi' (greatest Telugu film hero), in Malayalam she is very fondly remembered for her portrayal of clara in classical cult film, ‘Thoovanathumbikal’.   She won many awards in all South Indian languages including AP state best actress award. Even she won some critic awards during her career. Suma Latha choose a different path after retirement from career, while many stars are seeking new innings on small screen, she kept away from that path and she even refused to act as a judge. Later she came up with a new idea and started hosting a show on ZEE Telugu a famous channel in A.P named “Bathuku Jataka Bandi”. Bathuku Jataka Bandi( an idea from Tamil talk show), the show  will have a team of  few members including a psychiatrist and legal counsellor. Every week people with certain socio-family problems attend the show for justice and judgement. The team is used to counsel people on their problems and suggests solutions for them. Through its cast on TV, many people having same problem gets direct advice and message to solve it for themselves.   Another aversion Of Sumalatha: Sumalatha is an actress who has worked in various film industries such as Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Hindi, and Tamil. She speaks six languages out of which most of her work is in the Telugu film industry, followed by Malayalam Cinema. She is known for Malayalam movies like 'Isabella', 'Thoovanathumbikal', 'New Delhi', 'Thazhvaram', 'Nirakkoottu', and 'Parampara'. She was born in Chennai on 27 August 1963, Tamil Nadu and was brought up in Bethapudi, Andhra Pradesh. She married 'Ambareesh', a Kannada actor and a politician, on December 8, 1991. She did movies with him such as 'Aahuti', 'Sri Manjunatha', 'Kallarali Hoogvagi' and 'Avatara Purusha'. The film, 'Kallarali Hoovagi', received the National Award. The couple has a boy named Abhishek Ambareesh Gowda. During her career, she has acted in approximately 150 movies. She is known for her work in Malayalam film industry. She started her acting career in 1979 after winning a beauty contest at the age of 15. She debuted with a Tamil movie named 'Thisai Maariya Paravaigal' which garnered her an award under the category of 'Best New Face'. In 1980, she did her first Malayalam movie called 'Moorkhan', opposite Rajkumar in which she played Jayan’s second female interest. In 1979, she did first Telugu movie 'Samajaniki Saval'. She did films with Rajinikanth such as 'Kazhugu' and 'Murattu Kaalai'. Chiranjeevi is her co- star in most of her Telugu movies. In 1981, she was cast opposite revered Malayalam actor Jayan in the movie “Kolikkam” which was his last project. She did various Kannada movies like 'Ravichandra', 'Thayiya Hone', 'Thayiya Kanasu', 'Aahuti, Karna', 'Avatara Purusha', 'Kallarali Hoovagi' and 'Avatara Purusha'. She received many awards during her career. In 1987, she was honoured with Nandi Award and Film Fans Award under the category of Best Actress for her role in the film Shrutilayalu. She won Kerala Film Critics Award for the films “New Delhi,” “Thoovanathumbikal,” and “Isabella” under the category of Best Actress. In a Telugu movie, she became so close to her co-star Suhasini Maniratnam that director  'A. Kodandarami Reddy' shot a moment where Suhasini was combing Sumalatha’s hair during a train travel to the sets and put it in the movie because it was a candid. They are known to be good friends. She received Lux Best Actress Award for 'New Delhi'. After her marriage, she disappeared from the films. She plans to make a comeback with a Telugu movie directed by 'Parasuram'. 'Allu Aravind’s' banner named Geetha Arts will produce the film.

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Lakshmi Narayan

Lakshmi or Lakshmi Narayan is an Indian film actress who was born as Lakshmi Yaragudipati to Yaragudipati Varada Rao from Nellore, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil actress, Rukmini who is also the daughter of actress, Nungambakkam Janaki. Lakshmi’s father is a notable actor and Telugu filmmaker who usually does films that deals with significant social issues.  Lakshmi was born on December 13, 1952 in Madras Presidency in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.     Lakshmi was only fifteen when she entered the film industry. She was first introduced in the Tamil film, Jeevanamsam in 1968 and later appeared in the Telugu film, Bandhavyalu. Then she went on acting in many Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu and Kannada movies. She became popular after doing her very first Malayalam film, Chattakkari, where she played the lead role of the Anglo-Indian girl, Julie in 1974. This film got her the Best Actress Award in the Kerala State Film Award. Chattakkari is the first Malayalam film that runs constantly in Bangalore Theater for a span of 40 weeks. This film was also adapted in Hindi as Julie and Miss Julie Prema Katha in Telugu. In 1976, Lakshmi received the Best Actress Award in Filmfare Awards for her performance in the Hindi film, Julie. Prior to this, she also got the Most Outstanding Work of the Year in Bengal Film Journalists Association Awards in 1975 for the film, Julie. Lakshmi was known to be very versatile and one of her best performance was from the Telugu film, Panthulamma in 1978.    After the super hit film Chattakkari, Lakshmi was starred in several megahit Malayalam films. She received the 1975 Filmfare Award for Best Malayalam Actress for her appearances in Chanalum (1975) and Mohiniyattam (1976). She started to act in various films together with some of the lead actors and South Indian stars, but her performance with the famous, Anant Nag in 1970 to 1980 that really hit the eyes of many audiences. They were considered as one of the greatest tandem in South Indian films. The two acted with a total of 25 films together.    After the success of Julie, Lakshmi concentrates on South Indian films instead of doing Hindi films. Her performance in Tamil film, Sila Nerangalil Sila Manithargal as Ganga gave her the Best Actress Award in the National Film Award in 1977. Lakshmi was one of the South Indian actresses to win that award for a Tamil movie. Her career as a leading lady ended in 1980’s and started doing supporting roles of a mother and later appeared as a grandmother. In 1998, she was Krishnaveny Paathy, the grandmother of Madhumitha (played by Aishwarya Rai) in the Tamil romantic comedy film, Jeans and as the grandmother of Anjali (played by Kareena Kapoor) in 2004’s Hindi film, Hulchul.    Lakshmi has acted in over 400 films and she also got involved in the world of politics. She took a hiatus from acting and became a host of talk shows like Achamillai, Achamillai. And because of her fluency in South Indian languages, she hosted talk shows in different language like the Kannada’s Du Kathe Alla Jeevana and Neena? Naana? on Survana channel and Tamil’s Kathai Alla Nijam on Vijay TV.  Lakshmi also try his hand in directing the Kannada film, Makkala Sainya with K. Balachander’s supervision. She was also one of the juries in the Malayalam reality show, Champions which was aired on Surya TV.    Lakshmi was married three times. First is with the Bhaskar in year 1969, a Malayali who works in an insurance business. They had an arranged marriage when Lakshmi was 17 years old and their daughter is South Indian actress, Aishwarya. Then in 1975, she got married again to Indian actor and producer, Mohan Sharma. He was Lakshmi’s co-star in the Malayalam film, Chattakari, but they had a divorced in late 1980’s. Lastly, she got married to actor, K.S. Sivachandran in 1989.  Lakshmi received many awards for her good performances as an actress. She said that she will continue to act until her last breath. She was last seen in the film Gulmohar with her political rival and long time screen partner, Anant Nag.   Another version of this bio...   Lakshmi  is the popular south Indian actress, who is popular for her extraordinary performances and fluency in all the languages. Laxmi is born to Y.V.Rao and Rukhmini in the year 1952. Her mother Rukhmini was also an actress. She made her debut in the film industry at the young age of 15. Srivalli was her first film in Tamil, in which she acted as Valli. It was released in 1961. Jeevanamsam, a Tamil movie that was released in the year 1968, was her debut movie as a heroine. She made her Kannada movie debut in the same year with Rajkumar. After 6 years she made her Malayalam debut through Chattakkari, which was the hit film all over India. This movie awarded her with the Kerala state award for the best actress. She also acted in the remade version of Chattakkari in Hindi and Telugu. The Hindi version Julie brought her the Bengal Film Journalists Association Award for the best performance of the year. She has acted with almost all the top heroes of in the Indian cinema industry like Sivaji Ganesan, MGR, Rajini Kanth, Kamal Hassan, Mamooty, Mohan Lal, Prem Nazir, Rajkumar, Anil Kapoor and many more. She is also the proud recipient of the National Award for the best actress for the film Sila Nerangalil Sila Manidhargal, in 1977. After some years, she started to act in the supporting roles like mother, sister in law, sister and grandmother for the top stars in the Indian cinema. She married Bhaskar in 1969 and got a daughter Aishwarya, who is also an actress. Laxmi divorced Bhaskar and married Mohan Sharma in 1975 and that too ended up in a divorce. Then she got married with actor cum director Sivachandran in 1989 and settled with him. She has adopted a daughter named Samyuktha in the year 2000.

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Lakshmi Narayan Telugu Actress